Fue Technique stands for “FolicularUnitExtraction” term. It is the work of extraction of micro hair follicle bundles called follicular unit and located on scalp one by one and placement of these into new places. Follicular units to be transplanted are extracted from scalp with a special tool one by one and follicles are placed into new places on the same day. As well as this method allows using of hairs on body by extracting those in principle, its combination with FUT technique is also possible.
What is the advantage of Fue Technique?
The greatest advantage of the method is that the places of the follicles extracted one by one are not clear after recovery, that is to say, the process does not leave marks. The places where follicles are extracted in Fue Technique complete their recovery in 24 and 48 hours. As it does not leave any mark, it is possible to use the hair planted with this technique in short.
Am I an eligible candidate?
In FUE method, as in all other hair surgery process techniques, it is analyzed in detail whether the guests coming to our clinic is convenient for hair transplantation or not. Primarily, it is required to query non-genetic factors causing hair loss with blood test. If the tests show that there is not a systematic problem, donor area is examined. In the event that it is determined in the end of the examination that the hair loss type is eligible for hair plantation and candidate has adequate numbers of follicles, an appointment is given to our guest compliant with schedule of our physicians.
How is the procedure done?
The donor area is shaved to facilitate the collection of follicles in the morning of the day of performance of procedure. After shaving, attending physician applies local anesthesia. Therefore, there will be no pain during the procedure. Follicles are collected in the first phase and durable follicles are placed in refined incisions on the surface to be planted.